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When can we expect to see 5G handsets on sale?

When can we expect to see 5G handsets on sale?

On: Monday, 11 February, 2019
In our data-hungry world, bandwidth is scarce and often overcrowded. It’s prone to low speeds, lag and poor connections. The fifth generation of mobile internet ought to solve these problems by giving us stable connections, faster downlo...
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Ways to access free broadband

Ways to access free broadband

On: Thursday, 7 February, 2019
There’s an interesting contrast between the amounts of talk time and data provided in new mobile contracts. While talk time is usually plentiful in today’s call-averse culture, mobile data quickly evaporates through everyday activities ...
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How does wireless charging work?

How does wireless charging work?

On: Tuesday, 29 January, 2019
There’s no escaping the fact that cables are a pain. They get tangled up, feature a multitude of incompatible connections, and generally create a messy appearance wherever they’re deployed. Yet until now, most electronic appliances and ...
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The best fitness tools for your smartphone

The best fitness tools for your smartphone

On: Friday, 18 January, 2019
Every January, social media timelines fill up with pledges to become healthier and fitter. January is traditionally the month of alcohol abstinence, vegan diets and gym membership subscriptions. Unfortunately, good intentions are often dera...
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